1031-19: When Less is More: Deprescribing in PMHNP Practice

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1031-19:  When Less is More: Deprescribing in PMHNP Practice

This presentation will use interactive, active learning techniques to guide the audience in developing their knowledge surrounding effective deprescribing in PMHNP practice. Participants will be invited to bring their own cases to discuss and will develop their own practice philosophy in this practice area.

  Lyons Hardy, PMHNP; Kirby Williams, MSN, PMHNP

Disclosures:  The presenters and planners have no conflict of interest or commercial support to disclose.  Off-label use of medications will be discussed during this presentation.

Session Length:
  1 hour 32 minutes

Target Audience:  APRN

Learning Outcome:
Upon completion of this presentation, the participant will be able to:

  • Construct three principles that can be used to guide deprescribing practice.

Keywords:  Deprescribing, Reduction of Polypharmacy, APRN Practice

Nursing Continuing Professional Development:
1.5 pharmacology contact hours.  * In order to receive contact hours, you must: Listen to presentation, complete an evaluation, and earn a passing score on the post-test before the expiration date. You will have 5 tries to correctly answer the questions on the post-test and a score of 80% is required to pass. Once you have passed and completed an evaluation, the certificate will be generated online, available for you to print immediately. You cannot earn credit unless all steps are completed.

The American Psychiatric Nurses Association is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Originally Presented
APNA 33rd Annual Conference
New Orleans, Louisiana

The contact hours for this session expire:  November 30, 2021

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